The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 57 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1885 2025 2067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.29% 4.49% 4.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.13% 16.00% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1635 1777 1863
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12462 12656 13538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.34% 28.06% 28.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10700 10667 11793
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the London region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in London

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -1 470 £41,250 -10.32% 53
Wimbledon +7 36 £36,000 -15.29%
Croydon +3 25 £27,500 +1.85% 2
Docklands, London +1 15 - -
Uxbridge -6 11 £35,000 -9.09% 2
Bromley 0 10 £37,500 - 2
New Malden - 9 £50,000 - 1
Southwark -4 8 - -
Wembley +11 7 £22,000 -32.30%
Sidcup -10 7 £51,000 +7.36% 2
Morden - 7 - -
Westminster - 7 £38,000 -
Twickenham +7 6 £22,000 -32.30%
Hounslow - 6 £35,000 - 1
Grays - 5 £19,000 -
Enfield - 5 £26,500 -
Stanmore 0 4 £21,500 -18.09%
Kingston Upon Thames -1 4 £47,500 +30.58%
Chessington -5 4 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Hayes - 4 £41,250 -
Barnet +2 3 £33,000 - 1
Chiswick -3 3 £45,000 +36.36%
Ealing +8 2 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Romford -1 2 £48,750 +14.70% 2
Hammersmith -13 1 £55,000 +69.23%
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Paddington - 1 £45,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £21,000 -
Beckenham - 1 £21,000 -
Feltham - 1 - - 1
Edgware - 1 £21,000 -
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 3452 (100.00%) Windows
2 2038 (59.04%) Active Directory
3 1833 (53.10%) Microsoft
4 1777 (51.48%) VMware
5 1607 (46.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 1534 (44.44%) MS Exchange
7 1515 (43.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 1168 (33.84%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1012 (29.32%) SQL Server
10 996 (28.85%) Citrix
11 989 (28.65%) Exchange Server 2010
12 947 (27.43%) DNS
13 912 (26.42%) Windows 7
14 882 (25.55%) Cisco
15 877 (25.41%) MS Excel
16 826 (23.93%) Finance
17 793 (22.97%) SQL
18 763 (22.10%) MS Office
19 727 (21.06%) SAN
20 708 (20.51%) DHCP
21 706 (20.45%) Firewall
22 670 (19.41%) TCP/IP
23 624 (18.08%) Microsoft Certification
24 614 (17.79%) ITIL
25 611 (17.70%) Linux
26 564 (16.34%) Exchange Server 2007
27 536 (15.53%) IIS
28 515 (14.92%) Windows XP
29 503 (14.57%) LAN
30 478 (13.85%) WAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1534 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 989 (28.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 564 (16.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 536 (15.53%) IIS
5 379 (10.98%) SharePoint
6 306 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 258 (7.47%) Exchange Server 2003
8 211 (6.11%) Lync
9 210 (6.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 159 (4.61%) Apache
11 80 (2.32%) Tomcat
12 75 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
13 57 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
14 46 (1.33%) WorkSite
15 41 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
16 40 (1.16%) nginx
17 39 (1.13%) CMS
18 37 (1.07%) Office Communications Server
19 36 (1.04%) Apache Solr
19 36 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 877 (25.41%) MS Excel
2 763 (22.10%) MS Office
3 58 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 31 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 19 (0.55%) MS Project
6 18 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.29%) Acrobat
8 7 (0.20%) SPSS
9 5 (0.14%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.058%) Maya
10 2 (0.058%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.058%) InDesign
11 1 (0.029%) Final Cut Pro
11 1 (0.029%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 56 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
3 14 (0.41%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 9 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (0.14%) SAP Business One
6 5 (0.14%) Remedy AR System
6 5 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
7 4 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.087%) SAP Retail
8 3 (0.087%) SAP R/3
9 1 (0.029%) SAP WM
9 1 (0.029%) Agresso
9 1 (0.029%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.029%) SimCorp Dimension
9 1 (0.029%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.029%) Magento
9 1 (0.029%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.029%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
Cloud Services
1 240 (6.95%) Office 365
2 120 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 68 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
4 60 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
5 42 (1.22%) IaaS
6 35 (1.01%) SaaS
7 31 (0.90%) PaaS
8 12 (0.35%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.12%) GitHub
10 2 (0.058%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.029%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.029%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 947 (27.43%) DNS
2 727 (21.06%) SAN
3 708 (20.51%) DHCP
4 706 (20.45%) Firewall
5 670 (19.41%) TCP/IP
6 503 (14.57%) LAN
7 478 (13.85%) WAN
8 449 (13.01%) VPN
9 243 (7.04%) Internet
10 177 (5.13%) NAS
11 144 (4.17%) VoIP
12 127 (3.68%) Wireless
13 122 (3.53%) VLAN
14 116 (3.36%) iSCSI
15 114 (3.30%) Cisco ASA
16 107 (3.10%) NetScaler
17 99 (2.87%) SSL
18 92 (2.67%) MPLS
19 71 (2.06%) LDAP
20 60 (1.74%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1012 (29.32%) SQL Server
2 430 (12.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 295 (8.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 170 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 129 (3.74%) MySQL
6 123 (3.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 82 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 66 (1.91%) Relational Database
9 65 (1.88%) MongoDB
10 55 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
11 47 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 39 (1.13%) RDBMS
13 36 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
14 30 (0.87%) Oracle Database
15 22 (0.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 21 (0.61%) DB2
17 20 (0.58%) MS Access
18 18 (0.52%) NoSQL
19 17 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
20 15 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 82 (2.38%) TeamCity
2 51 (1.48%) Subversion
3 46 (1.33%) Jenkins
4 43 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 38 (1.10%) Git (software)
6 35 (1.01%) Visual Studio
7 18 (0.52%) Selenium
8 17 (0.49%) WebDriver
8 17 (0.49%) SpecFlow
9 16 (0.46%) AdminStudio
10 14 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 11 (0.32%) MSI
12 9 (0.26%) JIRA
13 7 (0.20%) Toad
14 4 (0.12%) LoadRunner
14 4 (0.12%) Rational Performance Tester
14 4 (0.12%) Facilita Forecast
14 4 (0.12%) Rational DOORS
15 2 (0.058%) MSBuild
15 2 (0.058%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 826 (23.93%) Finance
2 219 (6.34%) Law
3 210 (6.08%) Banking
4 145 (4.20%) Telecoms
5 107 (3.10%) Legal
6 95 (2.75%) Advertising
7 87 (2.52%) Financial Institution
8 79 (2.29%) Marketing
9 56 (1.62%) Back Office
10 52 (1.51%) Investment Banking
11 46 (1.33%) Retail
12 27 (0.78%) Publishing
13 26 (0.75%) Electronics
14 23 (0.67%) Manufacturing
14 23 (0.67%) Music Industry
15 20 (0.58%) Front Office
16 18 (0.52%) French Language
17 16 (0.46%) Aerospace
18 14 (0.41%) German Language
19 13 (0.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 749 (21.70%) Analyst
2 525 (15.21%) Support Engineer
3 490 (14.19%) Support Analyst
4 338 (9.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 313 (9.07%) Administrator
6 284 (8.23%) 3rd Line Support
7 259 (7.50%) IT Support
8 235 (6.81%) Systems Engineer
9 222 (6.43%) 2nd Line Support
10 212 (6.14%) Systems Administrator
11 192 (5.56%) Technical Support
12 159 (4.61%) Applications Support
13 147 (4.26%) Consultant
13 147 (4.26%) Server Engineer
14 133 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
15 127 (3.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 111 (3.22%) Desktop Support
17 108 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 104 (3.01%) DBA
19 102 (2.95%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (6.72%) .NET
2 74 (2.14%) ASP.NET
3 62 (1.80%) Application Packaging
4 58 (1.68%) Web Services
5 52 (1.51%) HTML
6 44 (1.27%) XML
7 41 (1.19%) Software Packaging
8 35 (1.01%) CSS
9 33 (0.96%) .NET Framework
10 22 (0.64%) XSL
11 20 (0.58%) Middleware
12 16 (0.46%) Ajax
13 14 (0.41%) jQuery
13 14 (0.41%) RabbitMQ
14 12 (0.35%) LAMP
15 10 (0.29%) COM
15 10 (0.29%) WCF
16 9 (0.26%) REST
16 9 (0.26%) CSS3
16 9 (0.26%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 403 (11.67%) Blackberry
2 274 (7.94%) Clustering
3 245 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
4 168 (4.87%) Computer Science
5 159 (4.61%) Hedge funds
6 124 (3.59%) Replication
7 114 (3.30%) Management Information System
8 78 (2.26%) iPhone
9 48 (1.39%) CLARiiON
10 38 (1.10%) iPad
11 36 (1.04%) PDA
12 33 (0.96%) Mathematics
13 32 (0.93%) Fat Client
13 32 (0.93%) Thin Client
14 28 (0.81%) PKI
14 28 (0.81%) Digital Media
15 21 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
15 21 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
16 20 (0.58%) EqualLogic
16 20 (0.58%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3452 (100.00%) Windows
2 1607 (46.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 1515 (43.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 912 (26.42%) Windows 7
5 611 (17.70%) Linux
6 515 (14.92%) Windows XP
7 400 (11.59%) Windows 8
8 163 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 141 (4.08%) Windows Vista
10 100 (2.90%) Mac OS X
11 95 (2.75%) UNIX
12 72 (2.09%) Solaris
13 71 (2.06%) CentOS
14 62 (1.80%) Windows 2000
15 54 (1.56%) Android
16 53 (1.54%) Debian
17 52 (1.51%) Windows 2000 Server
18 43 (1.25%) Ubuntu
19 41 (1.19%) Mac OS
20 40 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 614 (17.79%) ITIL
2 218 (6.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 209 (6.05%) Migration
4 133 (3.85%) Project Management
5 131 (3.79%) CRM
6 123 (3.56%) Change Management
6 123 (3.56%) DevOps
7 114 (3.30%) Service Management
8 100 (2.90%) Problem Management
8 100 (2.90%) Change Control
8 100 (2.90%) Performance Tuning
9 96 (2.78%) Load Balancing
10 90 (2.61%) Service Delivery
11 84 (2.43%) Time Management
12 83 (2.40%) Incident Management
13 80 (2.32%) Root Cause Analysis
14 76 (2.20%) Mentoring
14 76 (2.20%) Agile Software Development
15 75 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
16 74 (2.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 793 (22.97%) SQL
2 369 (10.69%) PowerShell
3 120 (3.48%) Perl
4 114 (3.30%) C#
5 91 (2.64%) VB
6 86 (2.49%) Java
6 86 (2.49%) T-SQL
7 83 (2.40%) C
8 77 (2.23%) VBScript
9 66 (1.91%) Bash Shell
10 63 (1.83%) JavaScript
11 45 (1.30%) Ruby
12 40 (1.16%) Python
13 35 (1.01%) PHP
14 23 (0.67%) Shell Script
15 17 (0.49%) PL/SQL
16 16 (0.46%) C++
17 8 (0.23%) VBA
17 8 (0.23%) VC++
17 8 (0.23%) AWK
Qualifications
1 624 (18.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 437 (12.66%) MCSE
3 424 (12.28%) Degree
4 291 (8.43%) Cisco Certification
5 274 (7.94%) MCITP
6 252 (7.30%) MCSA
7 221 (6.40%) MCP
8 205 (5.94%) CCNA
9 151 (4.37%) MCTS
10 144 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 100 (2.90%) CCNP
12 80 (2.32%) Security Cleared
13 57 (1.65%) Citrix Certification
14 52 (1.51%) SC Cleared
15 49 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
16 38 (1.10%) CCA
17 33 (0.96%) VCAP
18 22 (0.64%) A+ Certification
19 21 (0.61%) VCP5
20 20 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 235 (6.81%) SLA
2 85 (2.46%) QA
3 18 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 15 (0.43%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.23%) COBIT
6 8 (0.23%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.20%) JSP 440
8 5 (0.14%) EMIR
8 5 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.029%) HL7
9 1 (0.029%) DICOM
System Software
1 2038 (59.04%) Active Directory
2 1168 (33.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 459 (13.30%) vSphere
4 410 (11.88%) Hyper-V
5 372 (10.78%) XenApp
6 221 (6.40%) VMware ESX
7 204 (5.91%) VMware ESXi
8 134 (3.88%) XenDesktop
9 72 (2.09%) Microsoft App-V
10 70 (2.03%) XenServer
11 60 (1.74%) VMware Workstation
12 55 (1.59%) MetaFrame
13 47 (1.36%) Terminal Services
14 45 (1.30%) UAG
15 39 (1.13%) Xen
16 36 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 36 (1.04%) VMware Server
17 35 (1.01%) EMC RecoverPoint
18 33 (0.96%) ISA Server
19 32 (0.93%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 377 (10.92%) SCCM
2 245 (7.10%) SCOM
3 156 (4.52%) Backup Exec
4 103 (2.98%) WSUS
5 97 (2.81%) NetBackup
6 75 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 75 (2.17%) Puppet
7 53 (1.54%) Nagios
8 49 (1.42%) HP SIM
8 49 (1.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 46 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
10 42 (1.22%) EMC NetWorker
11 38 (1.10%) ZABBIX
11 38 (1.10%) SCOrch
12 32 (0.93%) logstash
13 31 (0.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 27 (0.78%) Kibana
14 27 (0.78%) Opsview
14 27 (0.78%) StatsD
14 27 (0.78%) Graphite
Vendors
1 1833 (53.10%) Microsoft
2 1777 (51.48%) VMware
3 996 (28.85%) Citrix
4 882 (25.55%) Cisco
5 475 (13.76%) HP
6 244 (7.07%) Red Hat
7 241 (6.98%) NetApp
8 229 (6.63%) EMC
9 228 (6.60%) Dell
10 223 (6.46%) Symantec
11 192 (5.56%) Apple
12 191 (5.53%) Juniper
13 183 (5.30%) Oracle
14 120 (3.48%) CheckPoint
15 108 (3.13%) Avaya
16 100 (2.90%) Veeam
17 82 (2.38%) Bloomberg
18 76 (2.20%) IBM
19 70 (2.03%) SolarWinds
20 67 (1.94%) Sophos
City, London
Boston Hale
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 50000 plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 40000 plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20000 - 25000 with excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25000 - 30000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50000 - 60000 with excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 45000
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Code Red Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £85000 - £85001 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £7,200 Car allowance +15% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago